The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Support
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 129 122
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £178 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £24.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-45.47% +83.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2082 2711 2330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.21% 95.12% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1730 1541
Median daily rate £375 £375 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 117
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Systems Support in the job title.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Support
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Support across the Yorkshire region.

Systems Support Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Support across the Yorkshire region.

Systems Support Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Systems Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) AS400
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM

Systems Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft